Sat, 11 Apr 2015 07:24:29 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates SP Francisco Liriano (personal) will not make his scheduled start Sunday, April 12, because his wife had a baby. His start has been pushed back to Wednesday, April 15. SP Casey Sadler will be the starting pitcher Sunday.
Fantasy Tip: Sadler should only receive one start and return to the minor leagues. Owners in all leagues should not consider using him in their lineups.
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:43:25 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco, SPs Jeff Locke and Bobby LaFromboise, RPs Casey Sadler and John Holdzkom and SS Chase d'Arnaud were recalled from Triple-A Indianapolis Tuesday, Sept. 2. Also, INF Michael Martinez was designated for assignment.
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 09:36:04 -0700
cThe Pittsburgh Pirates recalled SP Brandon Cumpton from the minors and optioned P Casey Sadler in a corresponding move.
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:12:05 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates officially placed OF Andrew McCutchen (ribs) on the 15-day disabled list Monday, Aug. 11, and recalled RP Casey Sadler from Triple-A Indianapolis in a corresponding move. The DL stint is retroactive to Aug. 4.
Fantasy Tip: The DL move for McCutchen seemed inevitable, with him expected to miss at least a month. You'll need to keep him stashed in a DL spot until he returns. The good news is that he's making excellent progress.
Thu, 12 Jun 2014 13:52:19 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates recalled INF Michael Martinez from Triple-A Indianapolis Thursday, June 12, and optioned RP Casey Sadler to Indy in a corresponding move.
Wed, 11 Jun 2014 13:02:17 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said SPs Casey Sadler and Stolmy Pimentel are both options to take SP Francisco Liriano's (oblique) start Sunday, June 15. The team could also recall a starter from Triple-A Indianapolis.
Fantasy Tip: The Sunday start could very well be just a spot start until the Pirates find a better option. But with both Liriano and Gerrit Cole (shoulder) out, the Bucs are limited in their choices.
Mon, 02 Jun 2014 09:04:11 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates recalled P Casey Sadler from Triple-A Indianapolis Sunday, June 1. Sadler was 6-1 with a 2.66 ERA in eight starts with Indy.
Mon, 05 May 2014 11:58:44 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates have recalled SP Jeff Locke from Triple-A Indianapolis. The team also optioned SP Casey Sadler to Triple-A Indianapolis.
Sat, 03 May 2014 18:17:04 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said Saturday, May 3, that P Casey Sadler is not an option for the starting rotation despite the fact the team currently has just four starters on the active roster.
Sun, 27 Apr 2014 12:11:52 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates have recalled SP Casey Sadler from Triple-A Indianapolis. In a corresponding move, RP Jared Hughes has been optioned to Indianapolis.